Movantik Approval Status

  • FDA approved: No
  • Brand name: Movantik
  • Generic name: naloxegol
  • Company: AstraZeneca
  • Treatment for: Constipation

Movantik (naloxegol) is a peripherally-acting mu-opioid receptor antagonist being investigated for the treatment of constipation as a side effect of prescription opioid pain medicines.

FDA Approval Status for Movantik

DateArticle
Jun 11, 2014FDA Advisory Committee to Discuss Peripherally-Acting Opioid Receptor Antagonists
Nov 19, 2013New Drug Application for Naloxegol Accepted by United States Food and Drug Administration
Feb 26, 2013AstraZeneca Announces Results From Long-Term Safety Trial Of Naloxegol In Patients With Opioid-Induced Constipation

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